The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 03 July 2014 09:09:48 +0000 Middleweight Designer - Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74298/Middleweight%2520Designer%2520-%2520Birmingham.html Design and communications agency based in Birmingham, London and Edinburgh, looking for a middleweight designer to join their team in Birmingham. A fantastic opportunity for a Middleweight Designer to work on corporate reporting, branding and digital projects, in a fast-paced, creative and challenging environment. This agency plans, implements and supports communication strategies and solutions across print and digital, which make a tangible difference to their clients’ businesses. They are passionate about building long term relationships with clients, based on listening, understanding and trust. They are proud to be a ‘Design Week’ Top 10 agency. The role will involve working closely with the Creative Director, in the preparation, planning and completion of print and digital design projects. You will ideally have 2 to 5 years’ experience, and have wide ranging creative and technical skills, able to deliver effective design solutions to error free print ready artwork and simple websites. You will possess excellent working knowledge in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, with at least a basic understanding of HTML and CSS. You will have a good eye for detail, be able to demonstrate quality awareness and have the ability to acquire, organise, interpret and evaluate information. You will require the ability to manage conflicting demands in order to prioritise tasks, to build positive relationships and to work with others to achieve goals. A great communicator, you will be approachable and flexible within your day to day role. A... 22 July 2014 18:06:45 +0000 Digital Content Manager - fashion retail , eCommerce http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75471/Digital%2520Content%2520Manager%2520-%2520fashion%2520retail%2520%2C.html Digital Content Manager - fashion retail , eCommerce Birmingham £40-50,000 A leading high street name in fashion retail is looking for a creative Digital Content Manager to join their eCommerce team at an exciting time as they move into the next phase of their multichannel strategy. Responsible for driving digital content strategy, planning and execution, you will take ownership for maximising the content output across international websites, mobile apps and social media platforms for the business and developing and implementing content management processes for all online media. Working closely with the Digital Marketing Manager and International Ecommerce Manager and reporting into the Head of Digital Product and Content, the Content Manager will be managing a team of 4 content execs/copywriters, providing strong leadership to the team and strategic direction to ensure that all online and offline content is innovative, creative and in line with the brand strategy. Key experience will include: Experience in running integrated campaigns across multiple platforms Expert in web content management and content development, ideally in a retail environment Proven experience in managing digital teams Excellent copywriting skills and demonstrable experience of successfully applying these in an online environment and to substantial web projects Demonstrable experience of implementation of Digital initiatives Strong technical skills including an understanding of the major web technologies and trends This is an excellent opportunity for a driven and enthusiastic... 22 July 2014 17:05:47 +0000 Russian Speaking Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75468/Russian%2520Speaking%2520Account%2520Executive.html Russian Speaking Account Executive, Integrated Agency, Birmingham, 22,000, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the lookout for a Russian speaking Account Executive to join a fantastic Integrated Agency based in Birmingham, commutable from Warwickshire and parts of Leicestershire. The role will be working on an automotive account, and the focus of this role is to operate as the main Account Handler for Market coordination on the Russian Market. This is a truly global position and requires someone who can manage expectations, deliver projects against timelines and communicate effectively. Main responsibilities will include: - successfully delivering print collateral and launch websites according to agreed timings - acting as a 'trusted' advisor of the client, not driven by commercial success but by delivering the most acceptable solution for the client and their business To be considered for this role you will have the following skills and experience: - Fluency in written and oral in Russian and English - Experienced in Account Handling - Experience of Market Coordination - Self-starter with the ability to work without supervision - Excellent communication and presentation skills - Ability to manage and prioritise a complex and varied workload This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Russian speaking Account Executive to have the opportunity to work on a fantastic luxury brand. To find out more please apply today! Russian Speaking Account Executive, Integrated Agency, Birmingham, 22,000, ASAP Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering... 22 July 2014 10:10:43 +0000 PR & Communications Officer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75428/PR%2520%26%2520Communications%2520Officer.html Our client is one of the most well respected charities in the UK, where you will support the delivery of internal and external communications across the group. This charity has been in existence for many years and have cultivated their reputation by virtue of an innovative and holistic approach to their work. This particular role is a key position within their communications team where you will work alongside some very talented and experienced PR practitioners which will definitely add value to your career and personal development. The role The key function of this role will be to develop and maintain their profile within the public and commercial community via regional and local media. This will be achieved and supported by the provision of timely and relevant communications (press releases, marketing copy, social media content, etc.) ensuring all communications activity is aligned with their iconic brand and values.  The role will also involve generating accurate, impactful and timely news stories and feature ideas, and placement in relevant media.   You will also develop and maintain strong working relationships with the media, both traditional and social as well as handling incoming press enquiries as and when necessary. The role will also see you attend fundraising events and provide support and consultancy to approved media spokespeople as well as monitoring media coverage for any related issues. You may also assist the team in the day-to-day management of interns and volunteers within the communications team and actively contribute to the... 21 July 2014 17:05:05 +0000 Online Content Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75416/Online%2520Content%2520Executive.html Excellent opportunity for an Online Content Assistant to join and exceptional in-house marketing team for a 6 month contract. As one of the most forward thinking in-house marketing teams in the region it will come as no surprise that they’re launching a brilliant new digital team to support their impressive online marketing strategy. With a top digital agency on-board to help design and manage the companies’ new web site they’re now in need of experienced content executives to implement the content strategy to the website. This role goes far beyond merely populating the site, the complex website coupled with the engaging digital plan requires proficient digital marketers with a clear understanding of how content is key to digital engagement online. To be considered you’ll have a solid understanding of CMS systems and experience in uploading assets and files on to a website. As well as the basic skills you’ll ideally have experience in translating content planning it into tangible online content and of working with web analytics and social media functions. This is a brilliant opportunity for anyone from and agency or in-house background. This role won’t be around for long so send your CV ASAP 21 July 2014 17:05:00 +0000 Creative Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75415/Creative%2520Artworker.html Creative Artworker, Design Agency, Warwickshire, 25,000 - 27,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is looking for a creative artworker to join a team of highly skilled creatives based in wonderful Warwickshire. Are you looking for a new challenge working on high profile and exciting accounts? Then look no further as this role could be the perfect opportunity for you. This agency specialises in design and rebrand and with a large array of amazing clients they are looking for a creative artworker to join their team of diverse individuals. Working within a brilliant environment of around 20 people, this agency has a real family vibe that is offering a brilliant opportunity to work for a highly regarded and well-established agency. Within this role you will be designing and artworking flyers, brochures and posters to a high standard and at a fast pace as this agency is extremely busy. You will also be taking branding and rolling it out and designing a brochure, flyer or poster and designing it around the initial branding as well as it having to be done within very strict timescales and deadlines. This really is a very exciting role for a creative artworker to work within a busy and established agency with the opportunity to work on some very exciting clients. This agency is easily commutable via car from Warwickshire, West Midlands and parts of Leicestershire. Unfortunately for this role you will need to be able to drive and have a car due to its location. If you would like to apply for this role then please send me your CV and updated samples today...?... 21 July 2014 16:04:13 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75406/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html One of the fastest growing digital marketing agencies the country is looking for a Field based Digital Account Manager to join their expanding team. With business booming they’re keen to grow their client portfolio even further. As a new business Account Manager you’ll be responsible for developing new relationships with qualified warm prospects, following up calls and arranging meetings to understand which one the agency’s products and services best suit the client’s needs. The agency prides itself on industry leading digital marketing and software solutions, giving you outstanding credentials to present to your prospects. To be considered you’ll need a solid understanding of the sales process, be tenacious and savvy, working smart to ensure you’re making the most of your time and delivering on those all-important targets. Experience within the automotive market place would be a beneficial but is not essential. As you develop your client base you’ll be tasked with the management of the relationship you’ve developed and look to continue to grow organically. Furthermore your commission will not only include new wins but monthly retainers you have secured with your clients, giving this role a significant earning potential. This is a brilliant opportunity for a commercially minded individual to take ownership of their own progression and develop and impressive career for themselves at an award winning agency! 21 July 2014 10:10:11 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75371/Web%2520Developer.html Back-End Web Developer Coventry 18-25K Depending on Experience A vibrant digital agency based in Rugby have seen excellent growth over the past few years and are now looking for a Web Developer to come on board as things continue to get busier and busier! Working with a wide range of businesses, this role comes with a diverse client base. Focusing on mobile app and website builds, SEO, web design and branding graphics, this agency have a lot to offer. They go beyond standard ‘cookie-cutter’ coding and often develop and create bespoke applications and plug-ins to suit a client’s need. You will need to have experience using; PHP, MySQL, Magento, HTML and CSS. Any experience with Django is a bonus but not essential. You’ll be working closely with their Lead Developer assisting with projects and as you develop, you will take on more of your own. Examples of projects include; html development, payment service provider setup, configuration, de-bugging and testing. You will need to be communicative and able to liaise closely with the team around you and not be afraid to offer ideas. As well as your technical ability you will also need to be confident and able to liaise with clients to take a brief and keep them updated on the progress of a project. When necessary you will go along to client meetings as well. Perhaps you are recent graduate with a few internships under your belt, or maybe you have a few year’s work experience and are looking for a change, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company who will offer you close... 21 July 2014 10:10:11 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75370/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Digital Account Managers take note. We’ve got a brilliant role that’s tailor made for you. This massively impressive integrated agency have a digital team that seems to be growing at an almost exponential rate. So much so that we need a brilliant Senior Account Executive/Account Manager to come in and help manage a number of high profile digital clients. With gorgeous offices, first class clients, awesome strategy and creative output, all combined with a great, inclusive culture, it’s safe to say that if you’re considering a move this should be high up your list. What do we need from you? In short we need a proven digital account handler, someone who lives & breathes what’s going on in the sector, who’s able to excite and guide clients through the wealth of digital opportunities open to them. So you must bring proven experience of working closely with clients across all forms of digital campaign activity, from full web builds for major sites to microsites, social campaigns, innovative online advertising, apps, games and everything in between. If your CV boasts all or most of the above then you’d be mad not to get in touch. We’ll talk you through everything you need to know when you do. Apply now for immediate, confidential consideration. 20 July 2014 14:02:46 +0000 Digital Marketing Executive - SEO & Content http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75350/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Executive%2520-%2520SEO%2520%26%2520Content.html Digital Marketing Executive - SEO & Content We have a fantastic opportunity for a creative Digital Marketing Executive to who is looking to join a rapidly expanding specialised digital agency. With a number of offices around the country, we are looking for someone to join a busy office in Coventry. We are looking for a creative, dedicated and ambitious individual who can demonstrate an up-to-date knowledge of digital marketing. This exciting opportunity offers a competitive salary, as well as fantastic opportunities for progression! As a Digital Marketing Executive, you will be joining a growing marketing team to plan SEO and content for client's websites. This involves creating content marketing plans for key clients, working with the content team to produce key marketing material such as infographics, news and blog articles as well as other content and seed this across social channels. You will also work to improve the visibility of client's websites in organic search results. Skills needed for a Digital Marketing Executive are: Up-to-date knowledge and understanding of digital marketing best practice and search engine optimisation. Experience of maintaining web content through the use of Content Management Systems. A strong understanding of social media and the different platforms used. Confident written and verbal communication skills. An understanding of Google Analytics. A desire to develop and challenge existing SEO practices. A years' experience as a Digital Marketing Executive in either an agency or client side environment is needed for... 18 July 2014 16:04:35 +0000 Marketing Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75297/Marketing%2520Account%2520Executive.html Fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Marketing Account Executive to join an expanding marketing agency. Following recent success this outstanding agency is in need of an enthusiastic, tenacious Account Executive who’s hungry for success. As one of the West Midlands leading full service agencies to be they set the bar high so if you think you’re up for the challenge read on! Working across an exciting portfolio of b2b clients you’ll cover all forms of activity from advertising and DM to promotional material and social media campaigns. With many projects happening at one given time and tight deadlines to adhere to, you will need flawless organisational skills and a good eye for detail. Working closely with the studio, you will have the confidence to pick up projects and run with them whilst communicating clearly back to the client and the team. You’ll be given quite a bit of autonomy making this role a genuine opportunity to further your career and help develop some key accounts. If you feel up for the challenge then send your CV today! 18 July 2014 15:03:55 +0000 Social Media Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75285/Social%2520Media%2520Executive.html Exciting opportunity for an ambitious Social Media Executive to join an award winning integrated agency based in Warwickshire. This impressive team is keen to find a passionate and ambitious social media executive to join their expanding team. They are looking for someone who is excited by all aspect of social media, writing content and building strong relationships. As you’d expect, you will be responsible for all forms of social media including; Facebook, Twitter, Pintrest and Linkedin, while also being able to build relationships both internal and externally. You will need some experience of online engagement, social media management and research as well as being up to date with upcoming trends. They are a fantastic agency with a broad range of accounts across both b2b and b2c so a great opportunity to really get stuck in to an exciting role and develop your social media skills Interested send you CV today for immediate consideration or tweet at us! 18 July 2014 12:12:20 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75281/Account%2520Director.html Account Director, Agency, West Midlands, 40,000+, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the lookout for an Account Director to join an expanding Digital Agency based in the West Midlands, who specialise in automotive and luxury goods. The agency has offices worldwide, and this is a truly global position and requires someone who can manage expectations, deliver projects against timelines and communicate effectively. They are commutable from Birmingham, Warwick, Worcester, Leicester and Derby. They are on the lookout for an Account Director to come on board with proven experience of creating communication ideas that are media neutral, and that have been implemented as part of integrated, 360 degree campaigns. As Account Director you will be responsible for: - Taking a lead role in the strategic direction of the clients brand, and contribute to the strategic direction and growth of the business - Taking ownership for client partnering, and ensuring the team delivers all communications (both on and offline) that are on brand and delivered on time and within budget - Team development - Business Development - Account Management - Client liaison To be considered for this role you will have the following: - Previous agency experience working in an agency at Account Director level - Experience working across the full range of marketing disciplines - Working knowledge of print production processes and of the creative, artwork and delivery processes - both on and offline - Luxury automotive experience preferred - other automotive experience welcomed - Excellent... 18 July 2014 11:11:05 +0000 Print Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75278/Print%2520Account%2520Manager.html Print Account Manager, Print Agency, Warwickshire, c.25,000, Perm, ASAP A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Print Account Manager to join an established Print Agency based in Warwickshire, commutable from Coventry, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Stratford-upon-Avon, and Birmingham. The agency produces printed literature and handles every part of the print process, from prepress, proofing and printing to finishing and distribution. They are looking for a Print Account Manager to come on board to work on some of their key accounts, liaising with the clients, estimating, and making sure that jobs are completed on time. Full training will be provided, but a background in Account Management or print buying and production would be an advantage. This really is a great opportunity to join a top team of people, with the opportunity to get your teeth stuck into some great projects. To find out more about this opportunity, please apply today! Print Account Manager, Print Agency, Warwickshire, c.25,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll... 18 July 2014 11:11:19 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75275/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Senior Account Executive, Integrated Agency, Birmingham, 18,000-23,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the hunt for a Senior Account Executive to join an independently owned Integrated Agency in Birmingham, commutable from Warwick, Worcester, Stratford-upon-Avon, Nuneaton etc. Do you relish a challenge and think that this could be you? Then get in touch... Based in Birmingham, this award-winning integrated agency specialises in B2B and is recruiting for a Senior Account Executive to join their expanding team. They are well-established within their field and are always growing and striving to be the best they can be, and are looking for someone with similar qualities to come and join their team. If you would like to be considered for this role you will have the following skills and experience: Previous experience working in an agency environment Be articulate and a good communicator A problem solver Ideally have worked on several large accounts Previous experience in B2B would be advantageous but not essential A confident presenter and able to use your initiative Great time management skills To find out more about this amazing opportunity, please apply today! Senior Account Executive, Integrated Agency, Birmingham, 18,000-23,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we... 18 July 2014 11:11:24 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75267/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Brief overview: Due to continuous growth this very well established full service agency require an experienced Senior Account Executive to join their busy marketing communications team.    The role: The Senior Account Executive will be working on B2B clients but could get also get involved in B2C. You will have previous TTL experience and excellent project management skills from start to end to ensure each project is followed through efficiently and effectively to meet client expectations.  Projects will involve a wide range of client's services including brochures, branding, email and managing multi-channel campaigns and it would also be advantageous if you have experience within digital marketing.   What we’re looking for: As a person you will be a confident individual who is highly organised, be able to manage your own work load and time scales and hit the ground running as well as bringing lots of energy and enthusiasm to this fast paced and hardworking team. This is a truly fantastic opportunity for a Senior Account Executive or an Account Executive oozing energy, drive and enthusiasm to become part of an award winning, successful B2B agency, so if you like the idea of a new challenge, have the relevant marketing and communication skills to offer preferably gained from within an agency environment please get in touch!   What’s on offer: The client is offering a salary of £18,000-£22,00 and the opportunity to within a superb agency. Apply by sending your CV to consult@afselection.co.uk... 18 July 2014 10:10:05 +0000 Account Manager/Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75266/Account%2520Manager%2FSenior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Account Manager/Senior Account Manager/Junior Account Director, Integrated Agency, Birmingham, Salary - 25,000 - 35,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the hunt for an Account Manager/Senior Account Manager/Junior Account Director. Do you relish a challenge and think that this could be you? Then get in touch... Based in Birmingham, this award winning integrated agency who specialise in B2B are recruiting for an Account Manager/Senior Account Manager/Junior Account Director to join their expanding team. They are well-established within their field and are always growing and striving to be the best they can be and are looking for someone with similar qualities to come and join their team. If you would like to be considered for an Account Manager/Senior Account Manager/Junior Account Director you will have the following skills and experience: Be articulate and a good communicator Ideally have worked on several large accounts Ideally experience with B2B A confident presenter This really is a brilliant opportunity for any Account Manager/Senior Account Manager/Junior Account Director to work within a fantastically committed and driven team. To find out more about this amazing opportunity, please email me your CV today. Account Manager/Senior Account Manager/Junior Account Director, Integrated Agency, Birmingham, Salary - 25,000 - 35,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across... 18 July 2014 10:10:07 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75263/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html Digital Project Manager, Marketing Agency, Birmingham, 25,000-30,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the lookout for a Digital Project Manager to join a Marketing Agency based in Birmingham. As Digital Project Manager you will be responsible for providing support to Account Directors in identifying business opportunity and attending presentations. You will meet clients, take and write creative briefs, plan campaigns, advise clients on digital tactics, and then brief into the production team. You will also be responsible for: - Ensuring project delivery to time. - Ensuring project deliverables meet customer requirements. - Providing regular project status updates to the customer and Account Director. - Creating production brief and project technical specifications. To be considered for the role of Digital Project Manager you will have the following skills and experience: - Previous agency experience working on digital campaigns. - Highly organised with the ability to take ownership and accountability for all projects. - Ability to hit the ground running in a busy yet rewarding working environment. This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Digital Project Manager, Digital Account Manager, or Digital Production Manager to take the next step in their career. To find out more please apply today to receive a full job spec. This role will primarily be based in Birmingham although you will be required to go to customer sites up to twice a week. Digital Project Manager, Marketing Agency, Birmingham, 25,000-30,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies specialise... 17 July 2014 16:04:42 +0000 Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75215/Developer.html Top Warwickshire based agency is looking for a hungry Developer to join their fast expanding digital team. This impressive team offer an outstanding integrated approach to marketing and their digital team is second to none. Tasked with the development and build of multiple digital projects you’ll need to be fluent in HTML and CSS have knowledge of java and jquery and any PHP skills would be an added bonus! Working alongside an impressive digital team you’ll report directly into the lead developer and work closely with account handlers and designer on all digital projects. To be considered you have relevant work or commercial experience good organisational skills and not be afraid of a development challenge. In return, you’ll be able to develop and grow your skills working for a leading agency and clients, all within a very creative and friendly studio. Not much more you can for really... oh and they’ll even pay you! For a more detailed conversation about the role send your CV now! 17 July 2014 15:03:03 +0000 Junior Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75208/Junior%2520Account%2520Director.html This fantastic Midlands based business is on the lookout for a Junior Account Director to join their team, with unprecedented growth and everything else a class business offers, it's a great team to be joining. As a Junior Account Director you will be working closely with the Marketing Director to produce integrated campaigns for some great clients. To be considered you must be in a similar position and will be able to clearly communicate how different forms of marketing can be utilised to best fit the client. And it goes without saying, you must be able to develop strong client relationships at all levels. As a Junior Account Director you must have the ability to lead and develop a talented team of account handlers. It's an excellent role where strategy and creativity go hand in hand! If successful, you'll be joining a great team who continue to grow at a pace, offer progression opportunities and who are all passionate about what they do. This role is an initial 6 month contract however see no reason why it wouldn’t go permanent. Sound good? Apply now in confidence for immediate consideration 17 July 2014 15:03:29 +0000 Graphic Designer (Print and Digital) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75207/Graphic%2520Designer%2520%28Print%2520and%2520Digital%29.html ...are you a creative Graphic Designer looking for that next great role in that amazing setting? If so, this job is definitely for you! My client are a famous international brand who work hard to make their employees working day an absolute joy, providing them with a huge colourful open plan office and buzzing atmosphere. As well as being one of the UK's most successful companies, they boast an ever increasing portfolio of creative projects. You will ideally be a self starter who has good experience of working on big brands, on both long and short term projects. Working as their Graphic Designer, you will be based in an office full of other creatives working on advertising campaigns, brochures, adverts, exhibitions, branding, web, launches and much much more. You'll need a passion to develop and push the company brand to new levels and be confident in doing so by showing off your ideas. The ideal candidate will have decent skills in art direction, working in a B2B arena with the usual software; Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. 17 July 2014 15:03:58 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75201/Account%2520Executive.html This highly regarded company acts as an internal agency for a well know business in the West Midlands and continues to deliver outstanding work to a number of clients. An exciting opportunity has arisen due to business growth for an Account Executive to join their team on an initial 6 month contract but they have no doubt that this will turn into a permanent position. As an account handler and marketer you will be supporting the Account Director on the implementation of marketing campaigns as well as relishing the challenges of managing campaigns for a variety of accounts, briefing internal teams and speaking to clients on a regular basis. Along with your integrated marketing knowledge you'll need to be a confident communicator, commercially aware and proactive. In return, you'll be working with an outstanding team, all passionate about what they do. It is a very exciting time to join the team which prides itself on being very commercial with a refreshing insight into live event marketing. If this sounds like the role you've been looking for send your CV today, they're looking to appoint straight away! 17 July 2014 10:10:14 +0000 Junior Animator http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75170/Junior%2520Animator.html Junior Animator, Production Agency, Stratford-upon-Avon, Contract, 17,000-19,000 pro rata A really exciting role has arisen within a highly successful TV production agency, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, for a Junior Animator to join their team on contract basis. This agency specialise in high level TV animations that are household names. They are based in Stratford-upon-Avon and are easily commutable from Birmingham, Warwick, Leamington, Coventry and all surrounding areas. They have an opportunity for a Junior or Graduate Animator to join their team, to work in after effects, animating characters facial expressions on a successful TV show. This is a very rare opportunity for a recent graduate or student to join a friendly, exciting team working on a successful animation project. If you are interested in this role and have very solid skills in After Effects, please send me your CV and Showreel/Portfolio today - you MUST be available for 3-6 months from the middle of August. Junior Animator, Production Agency, Stratford-upon-Avon, Contract, 17,000-19,000 pro rata Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more... 17 July 2014 10:10:13 +0000 PR Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75169/PR%2520Account%2520Director.html PR Account Director urgently required to join one of the fastest growing and most highly regarded PR teams in the Midlands PR scene. As Account Director within the PR team you’ll have responsibility for a mix prestigious consumer brands so broad sector experience is highly desirable. As you’d expect, target press/media will span both national and local, both on and offline. To be considered you’ll need to have a proven PR agency background, with a portfolio bursting with great campaigns and coverage, along with an ability to nurture and inspire more junior team members. Naturally you’ll be brilliant with clients too! Comfortable developing strategy, with a willingness to get stuck in to all the tactical delivery, you’re a team player who loves nothing more than achieving brilliant results for your clients. In an ideal world you’ll have exceptional traditional PR skills, coupled with experience of the world of digital and social media and an understanding of the benefits this offers clients. It could be that you’re a proven Account Director, or it could be that you’re an excellent Senior Account Manager who’s ready to make the step up. Either way, fantastic opportunities await in one of the most exciting PR teams around. Email your CV over asap for immediate and confidential consideration. 17 July 2014 09:09:33 +0000 Social Media Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75168/Social%2520Media%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Extremely exciting opportunity for a Senior Social Media Account Manager to play a pivotal role in developing and driving innovative social media activity at one of the Midlands’ most highly rated integrated agencies. As Senior Social Media Account Manager, you will have day-to-day responsibility for leading social media activity for a portfolio of household name clients, most of whom are market leaders in their sectors. You’ll work closely with the Head of Social to develop compelling social media strategies, to push through new proposals and exciting new ideas to clients and ultimately ensure all activity is executed with aplomb and tracked to ensure ongoing success/engagement. You will have a diverse and varied set of responsibilities – from developing social media strategy and managing social media platforms, to managing the integration of social media and wider digital activity, working closely with colleagues across all other departments to ensure joined up activity and excellent creativity, as well as keeping a close handle on budgets. There’s a huge amount to get stuck into from day one and lots of areas for you to add value and make a great reputation for yourself! This excellent agency works with an ever growing list of top brand names across the full suite of integrated comms activity and have been leading the way with social media over the past few years. As a result their clients are looking to them to develop social media strategy as a key element of their digital activity, which is where you come in. It should go without...